August 2014

Best of Baltimore

Best of Baltimore 2014

We mix things up this year, by breaking down what makes our "Best-ofs" the best and by personalizing a few just for you.
Best of Baltimore

Best of Baltimore 2014

We mix things up this year, by breaking down what makes our "Best-ofs" the best and by personalizing a few just for you.
 Lights Out Baltimore collected some 65 dead birds this spring and rescued six wounded ones, all of which, remarkably, were successfully rehabilitated and released by Phoenix Wildlife.Illustration by Starla Halfmann
Science & Technology
For the Birds
Avian activists try to curtail bird fatalities from collisions with city buildings.
 Lights Out Baltimore collected some 65 dead birds this spring and rescued six wounded ones, all of which, remarkably, were successfully rehabilitated and released by Phoenix Wildlife.Illustration by Starla Halfmann
Science & Technology
For the Birds
Avian activists try to curtail bird fatalities from collisions with city buildings.
 O.J. Brigance poses outside of the Ravens Under Armour Performance Center in Owings Mills.Photography by Mike Morgan
Health & Wellness
Mind Over Matter
O.J. Brigance keeps working, smiling, and inspiring other ALS patients.
 O.J. Brigance poses outside of the Ravens Under Armour Performance Center in Owings Mills.Photography by Mike Morgan
Health & Wellness
Mind Over Matter
O.J. Brigance keeps working, smiling, and inspiring other ALS patients.
 Best Original Voice: D. WatkinsMike Morgan
Best of Baltimore
Best of Baltimore: News
Our picks in media, news, and the community.
 Best Original Voice: D. WatkinsMike Morgan
Best of Baltimore
Best of Baltimore: News
Our picks in media, news, and the community.
 Best Illustrator: Beth HoeckelCourtesy of Beth Hoeckel
Best of Baltimore
Best of Baltimore: Arts
Our picks in arts, culture, and entertainment.
 Best Illustrator: Beth HoeckelCourtesy of Beth Hoeckel
Best of Baltimore
Best of Baltimore: Arts
Our picks in arts, culture, and entertainment.
 Best Salads: Atwater'sPhotography by Stacy Zarin-Goldberg
Best of Baltimore
Best of Baltimore: Food
Our picks for the best in chefs, food, and dining.
 Best Salads: Atwater'sPhotography by Stacy Zarin-Goldberg
Best of Baltimore
Best of Baltimore: Food
Our picks for the best in chefs, food, and dining.
 Best Antiques: Halcyon House AntiquesCourtesy of Halcyon House Antiques
Best of Baltimore
Best of Baltimore: Lifestyle
Our picks for the best shopping, beauty, and wellness.
 Best Antiques: Halcyon House AntiquesCourtesy of Halcyon House Antiques
Best of Baltimore
Best of Baltimore: Lifestyle
Our picks for the best shopping, beauty, and wellness.
 Best New Park: Skatepark of BaltimorePhotography by Christopher Myers
Best of Baltimore
2014 Best of Baltimore: Fun
Our picks in nightlife, sports, and recreation.
 Best New Park: Skatepark of BaltimorePhotography by Christopher Myers
Best of Baltimore
2014 Best of Baltimore: Fun
Our picks in nightlife, sports, and recreation.
 Best Home Inspector: Seneca Home InspectionPhotograhy by Brian Schneider
Best of Baltimore
Best of Baltimore: Service
Our picks for best services for your home and beyond.
 Best Home Inspector: Seneca Home InspectionPhotograhy by Brian Schneider
Best of Baltimore
Best of Baltimore: Service
Our picks for best services for your home and beyond.
 A freight train passes by row homes on the edge of Cherry Hill while the headlights of waiting cars shine through.Photography by Patrick Joust
News & Community
Still of the Night
A photo essay by Patrick Joust
 A freight train passes by row homes on the edge of Cherry Hill while the headlights of waiting cars shine through.Photography by Patrick Joust
News & Community
Still of the Night
A photo essay by Patrick Joust
 Pork, brisket, and bacon sandwich at Big Bad Wolf's. Photography by Scott Suchman
Food & Drink
’Cue Ball
Baltimore goes whole hog on the barbecue trend.
 Pork, brisket, and bacon sandwich at Big Bad Wolf's. Photography by Scott Suchman
Food & Drink
’Cue Ball
Baltimore goes whole hog on the barbecue trend.

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Arts & Culture

Book Reviews: August 2014

The Girl Who Came Back & The White Rail

Arts & Culture

Music Reviews: August 2014

New music from Celebration, Various Artists and Jad Fair & Danielson

Food & Drink

Great Spirits

A local distillery makes a splash with its award-winning vodka.

Home & Living

Anchors Aweigh

Wedding photographer and Bayside Bride blogger Natalie Franke’s Annapolis-area studio.

Videos

Baltimore magazine’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The Baltimore magazine team takes on the challenge

Best of Baltimore

Best of Baltimore 2014

We mix things up this year, by breaking down what makes our "Best-ofs" the best and by personalizing a few just for you.

News & Community

Dolphin Dilemma

The aquarium considers relocating its most popular mammals.

News & Community

Stacking Up

A new app helps residents find parking, but at a price.

Style & Shopping

My Top 10 by Karen Bokram, 46

CEO at Girls’ Life magazine shares her favorite things.

Style & Shopping

Objects of Desire

Head Case

Style & Shopping

Natural Beauty

Local hair- and skin-care experts.

Style & Shopping

At The Station

The Baltimore County shopping center embraces change.

Food & Drink

Grapevine: Running Hot and Cold

We’ve tasted a passel of summer refreshers to bring you these recommendations for beating the heat.

Science & Technology

For the Birds

Avian activists try to curtail bird fatalities from collisions with city buildings.

Arts & Culture

Thrill Rides

A roundup of some of the newest, and scariest, amusement park rides in the region.

Health & Wellness

Mind Over Matter

O.J. Brigance keeps working, smiling, and inspiring other ALS patients.

Arts & Culture

Bunny Tales

The club left an indelible impression on the young women who worked there.

Food & Drink

Smooth as Silks

Canton's newest pub is a winning bet.

News & Community

The Chatter

Firsthand Accounts of What's Happening in Baltimore

Style & Shopping

Sure Thing

Sail Away

Health & Wellness

Summer 2014 Retirement Guide

A boomer's guide to 65. (Special Advertising Section)

Best of Baltimore

Best of Baltimore: News

Our picks in media, news, and the community.

News & Community

August Highlights

Our five musts from this month's calendar of events.

Best of Baltimore

Best of Baltimore: Arts

Our picks in arts, culture, and entertainment.

Best of Baltimore

Best of Baltimore: Food

Our picks for the best in chefs, food, and dining.

Best of Baltimore

Best of Baltimore: Lifestyle

Our picks for the best shopping, beauty, and wellness.

Best of Baltimore

2014 Best of Baltimore: Fun

Our picks in nightlife, sports, and recreation.

Best of Baltimore

Best of Baltimore: Service

Our picks for best services for your home and beyond.

Videos

Best of Baltimore 2014

Baltimore magazine hosts the 2014 Best of Baltimore party

Videos

How to Make Le Garage’s Frites and Sauces

Chef Sarah Acconcia of Le Garage demonstrates how to make her "Best of Baltimore" frites and sauces. Video by Erika Kelley/1989 Films.

Arts & Culture

The King and I

Saxophonist Del Puschert has played with rock and R&B royalty for the past 60 years.

Arts & Culture

Cameo: Linda Ballantyne

Our interview with the voice actress from Sailor Moon.

News & Community

Still of the Night

A photo essay by Patrick Joust

Food & Drink

’Cue Ball

Baltimore goes whole hog on the barbecue trend.

Best of Baltimore

How to Make Le Garage's Frites and Sauces

Chef Sarah Acconcia of Le Garage demonstrates how to make her "Best of Baltimore" frites and sauces. Read more about Le Garage in our August issue, on newsstands now.

Best of Baltimore

2014 Best of Baltimore Readers’ Poll

Your choices for the best of Baltimore in various categories.

Arts & Culture

Much to Celebrate

Katrina Ford talks about Celebration’s new record and how the local music scene has evolved over the past decade.

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